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Large Painted Locusts


Large Painted Locusts
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Copyright: Manyee Desandies (manyee) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3089 W: 230 N: 6774] (23770)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-12-13
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon Powershot SX230IS
Photo Version: Original Version
Travelogue: Galapagos Islands
Date Submitted: 2014-02-03 13:01
Viewed: 1710
Points: 6
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LARGE PAINTED LOCUSTS
Schistocerca melanocera‎

These beautiful colorful locusts, endemic to the Galapagos Islands, typically grow to around 8 centimeters in length. The large painted locusts are an important part of the food chain on the islands, serving as principal prey for lava lizards and the Galapagos hawk.

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Hello Mr.
照的清晰 很漂亮的蚱蜢
顏色鮮豔華麗 尤其是一對在做愛很新奇
構圖美麗 背景深遂
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Hello Mr.Manyee,
Beautiful presentation with good NOTE.Nice capture with nice colour and sharpness.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice time,
Srikumar

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-02-05 7:29]

Hi Manyee,excellent capture of this locust in love,despite the very dark light,perfect pov to show us in the best way what happens and great detail too.Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

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